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Eric J. Walker, MHA, RVT, RDCS

Program Manager and Visiting Lecturer, Cardiovascular Imaging Leadership Undergraduate program 

eric walkerDept of Public Health Sciences
GHS-Patewood campus, 200-C Patewood Dr., Suite 300
Tel. (864) 454-2880
ewalker2@ghs.org
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ABOUT:

Eric Walker is the Program Manager and Visiting Lecturer for the Cardiovascular Imaging Leadership (CVT) concentration undergraduate degree program in the Department of Public Health Sciences, a joint venture between GHS and Clemson University. The program trains undergrad students in adult echocardiography and vascular sonography while also preparing them to develop into tomorrow’s healthcare leaders.  He also manages the Institute for Vascular Health’s Echocardiography department.  He lead an initial self-study visit with Joint Review Committee for Cardiovascular Technology (JRC-CVT) in 2014. The CVT Leadership concentration received Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) accreditation for noninvasive vascular study and adult echocardiography on July 31, 2014. Initial accreditation period expires on July 31, 2019.

EDUCATION: 

M.H.A. - Medical University of South Carolina
B.S. - Health Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina
Certificate of Graduation in Ultrasound Education, Florida Institute of Ultrasound, Pensacola, FL

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Member, American Society of Echocardiography
  • Member, Society for Vascular Ultrasound
  • Member, Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

COURSES:

  • CVT 225 - Ultrasound Physics
  • CVT 226 - Intro to Cardiovascular Sonography
  • CVT 325 - Echocardiography Principles
  • CVT 326 - Echocardiography Methods
  • CVT 335 - Vascular Sonography Principles
  • CVT 336 - Vascular Sonography Methods
  • CVT 424 - CVS Field Experiences I
  • CVT 425 - CVS Field Experiences II
  • CVT 426 - CVS Field Experiences III

HONORS & AWARDS:

  • CAAHEP Accreditation for Adult Echocardiography and Non-invasive Vascular Study
  • JRC-CVT Initial Self-Study Site Visit